Benefits of a Longer Focal Length

Every photographer has their favorite lens. Some love the photojournalistic look a 35mm produces, others love the versatility of a nifty 50, while others love the flexibility of their 24-70mm. But lenses with longer focal lengths have some great benefits.

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How I carry my gear: 4 camera bag reviews

First, my trusty think tank airport navigator. A rolling bag I got when I was pregnant because I just couldn't lug around all my equipment on my shoulder anymore. It's great and has little compartments for each of my lenses. I always feel like my equipment is well protected in this bag.

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What is AI-Servo and when should you use it (AF-C on Nikon)

AI Servo (or AF-C on Nikon) is basically the continuous auto-focus mode for your camera.  Meaning, in this mode, when you hold down your focus button (whether it be back button or shutter button) your camera is constantly looking for a change in the subject where your focal point is landing, and it's updating your focal plane as the change is happening!  So if you have your focal point directly on a subject, hold down your focus button, and your subject takes a step forward, your camera makes the adjustment for you.   

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